Robert J. Castro, Jr.

May 18, 2022


Robert J. Castro, Jr., age 66 of Raynham, passed away on May 18, 2022 at Morton Hospital.

He was the beloved longtime partner of Harry Burer.

Born in Taunton, He was the son of Lorraine (Ferreira) and the late Robert J. Castro, Sr.

Bob was a graduate of Bridgewater-Raynham Regional High School, Class of 1973. He also received his Bachelor's Degree from UMass Dartmouth School of Arts. Bob worked at Irving Schectman and Company before retiring.

Bobby was of high intellect, a Jeopardy enthusiast who rarely missed an answer. He was also an avid New England sports fan and enjoyed art. He was an avid antique collector who admired the unique and unusual.

Besides his loving mother Lorraine Castro, he is survived by his brother Michael Castro and his wife Karry, nieces; Abigail Maloney and her husband Michael, Natalie Castro, Bridget Castro, and longtime dear friend Deb Silva.

Robert’s funeral with visitation will be held on Friday, May 27, 2022 at the Silva Funeral Home 80 Broadway from 10:00am-12:00pm with a funeral home service to begin at 12:00 noon.

Interment will be held privately at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts made to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or Taunton Animal Shelter 821 W. Water St., Taunton , MA 02780 in Robert’s memory would be deeply appreciated.


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Funeral Service
May 18, 2022

12:00 PM
Silva Funeral Home
80 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780

May 27, 2022

10:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Silva Funeral Home
80 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780

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